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Boat dealers sell new or used boats, or both, in combination with other activities, such as repair services. They may also sell new or used boat engines, trailers, marine supplies, and parts and accessories. A single dealer may sell several brands of boats and boats of different sizes and types. ranging from personal watercraft to large yachts.
Ukrainian RIB builder Brig Boats opened Brig USA’s second founding dealership in Annapolis, Md.
MarineMax Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) was awarded the title of Brunswick Master Dealer.
Russo Marine — now called MarineMax Russo Marine following last week’s acquisition by the largest boat dealership chain in the country — brought in $35 million in revenue in 2015 and represented MarineMax’s largest acquisition since 2006.
MarineMax said today that revenue grew 16 percent to $199.6 million during its fiscal second quarter from $172.1 million for the comparable quarter last year.
The Maryland-based Bay Bridge Marina named Rich Lauser acting property manager of the marina and its full-service yacht yard.
Safe Harbor Marinas acquired four California coastal marinas located between San Diego and the San Francisco Bay.
SureShade honored the MarineMax Fort Myers store in Florida with its 2015 Dealer of the Year Award for outstanding sales and service.
MarineMax said Paulee Coughlin Day, the company’s executive vice president, chief legal officer and assistant secretary, was elected to the board of the Florida Chamber of Commerce.
Marine software platform MyTaskit released its MyTaskit Pro 8.2 operations module.
MarineMax acquired Boston-based Russo Marine, New England’s largest privately held boat dealer.